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A City and Region full of Seasonality

Long warm days in summer, vibrant colours in autumn, crisp clear days in winter and acres of beautiful blossoms in spring. Ōtautahi Christchurch has something spectacular in every season.

Hero Christchurch Port Hills Mountain Biking

Summer

Hit the shops, then hit the waves. Explore an action-packed summer in Ōtautahi Christchurch. Explore abundant adventure, after-dinner cocktails, beaches and barbecues. This summer, Do More Summer. Right here in Ōtautahi Christchurch.
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Christchurch Spring Walking Amongst Blossom

Spring

How good is spring? Longer days, a bunch of events to enjoy and a big BYE BYE to winter. We love spring in Christchurch. A packed calendar of stuff to do. Avenues lined with blossom. Parks carpeted with daffodils. It’s when our city and region is properly ON SHOW.
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Christchurch Hagley Park In Autumn With Seat
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Autumn

Picturesque snow-capped mountains, rich golden trees and dappled light – here's our guide to Christchurch & Canterbury this Autumn!
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Image shows a colorful hot air balloon in flight across a rural landscape, in the background snow caped mountains.

Winter

Slopes, streets and sea to nightlife, shopping, and eats, Ōtautahi Christchurch is just the beginning of your winter different adventure! Combine ski runs with relaxing hot pools. Après-ski with mates atop a city rooftop bar or with dolphins. From glaciers to stargazing do winter different this year.
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